Babe Lloyd

born: 25 September 1895
Los Angeles, California,
United States of America
died: 24 March 1971
Reno, Nevada,
United States of America
(age 75)

American actress, musician, and entertainer.
Napa Daily Journal, 25 Apr 1916: "She was rated as being the most high-class cornetist in Napa during her residence here and since her venture as a cafe entertainer she has gained considerable prestige."
Napa Daily Journal, 24 Jul 1919: "'Babe' Lloyd Still on Stage: Luella Aten, formerly of Napa, and known on the stage as 'Babe' Lloyd, is now playing a several weeks' engagement with a burlesque company in New York City, according to word received in Napa by friends of the young actress."
Obituary in Reno Evening Gazette, 26 Mar 1971: "A semi-retired clerk, she was . . . a musician for the Ziegfield [sic] Follies many years ago."
Real name: Llewella Jones
Height: 5'5"
Films listed on this page: complete Hal Roach filmography.


Lonesome Luke's Honeymoon

An Eastern Westerner

Acknowledgements & sources:
The Harold Lloyd Encyclopedia by Annette D'Agostino Lloyd (book) (birth report) (supplemental name report, 1958) (birth report) (supplemental name report, 1958) (birth index) (birth record) (1900 Census) (1900 Census) [?] (1910 Census) (1923 passport app.) (1934 pass. list) (Social Security Death Index) (Seattle Star, 03 Mar 1914) [not 100% sure if same "Babe Lloyd"] (The Movie Magazine, Sep 1915) (Napa Daily Journal, 25 Apr 1916) (Napa Daily Journal, 24 Jul 1919) (Reno Evening Gazette, 26 Mar 1971) (mother Mary C. Pittman in 1930 Census)
Mary C Hawley, "Oregon, U.S., State Deaths, 1864-1968" ( [mother's death, 1951]
Jesse Brisson (bio notes and research)
Jim Jarvis (additional help)

This page was last updated on: 06 June 2022